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Health Talk Radio: Veterans Choice


Dr. Frank Scifo welcomes guests Scott Brennan, Veterans Choice Patient Navigator and Christopher Willey, Veterans Choice Program Administrator, to discuss the Veterans Choice Program at St. Vincent's Medical Center.

 

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straight talk: Flu Shot

Straight Talk features your common questions about health and wellness answered by the experts at St. Vincent's.

Q: Should I hold off on getting my flu shot if I'm sick?

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Health Talk Radio: Dr. Camelia Lawrence


Dr. Frank Scifo and fellowship trained breast surgeon Dr. Camelia Lawrence discuss the prevention, early detection, and treatment of breast cancer.

Listen and learn about new technology, treatment and testing at St. Vincent's Breast Health Center.

 

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straight talk: Virtual Colonoscopy

Straight Talk features your common questions about health and wellness answered by the experts at St. Vincent's.

Q: I have been hearing a lot about virtual colonoscopies and DNA stool tests. Are they as reliable as the conventional colonoscopy?

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straight talk: Sleeping in Pregnancy

Straight Talk features your common questions about health and wellness answered by the experts at St. Vincent's.

Q: Is it true that I shouldn’t sleep on my back while I’m pregnant?



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Health Talk Radio: Dr. Nicholas Blondin


Dr. Frank Scifo and neuro-oncologist Dr. Nicholas Blondin discuss neurology, brain tumors, and new hope.

Listen and learn about new technology, treatment and clinical trials for those diagnosed with brain tumors.

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Health Talk Radio: Dr. Charles Walker


Dr. Frank Scifo and urologist Dr. Charles Walker discuss the many aspects of men's health.

Listen and learn about advances in the field of urology and the significant impact that might have on your quality of life.


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Health Talk Radio: SWIM Marathon 2016

Dr. Frank Scifo welcomes an all-star Martathon line-up!

Listen and learn more about this flagship event that started SWIM Across the Sound 29 years ago. Dr. Scifo's guests include:

  • Liz Frye - Marathon Director and world-class swimmer
  • Kim Adler, RN - Survivor and first-time swimmer
  • Mike Harrington - Director of Boat Captains
  • Lyn McCarthy - Executive Director, St. Vincent's Medical Center Foundation

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Straight Talk: Spider Bites

Straight Talk features your common questions about health and wellness answered by the experts at St. Vincent's.

Q: How should I treat a bug bite if I’m pretty sure it was from a spider?

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Wound Healing: What every diabetic should know

At the St. Vincent’s Center for Wound Healing we see patients with all types of non-healing wounds, wounds that would not heal normally due to diabetes, poor circulation or other comorbid conditions. Diabetics are at the highest risk for developing a non-healing wound due to the loss of sensation in their feet and the impact that diabetes has on the blood vessels supplying the feet and lower legs.

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